Who You Are
You excel in Project Management and Leadership - delivering projects on-time, within budget, with high customer satisfaction, and using innovative technologies. You have a passion to help empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more through our AI solutions. As you are a keen learner, you are thrilled to continuously extend your mind, using and developing others ideas and you are always asking yourself whats next. You have a desire to be on the edge of innovation and you are willing to help explore and invent the future. If this is youthen the time has never been better to contact us!
What You'll Do
You will be a key enabler of an engagement, leading Microsoft consultants, offshore resources, and partner staff through successful delivery. With your passion you will motivate others and yourself to drive the vision of changing the world to a better one through the power of data. With your spirit and your ideas, you will strive to be a role model and help others to understand the advantage of the latest AI-technologies. You will act as an entrepreneur and as an evangelist internally and externally and will drive the value proposition of Data and Artificial Intelligence with every action you take.
Who We Are
Our group of passionate people strongly believe that Data and AI is the new frontier to conquer. We are committed to an inclusive and diverse culture and together we help our top customers to transform their businesses by exploring their data and generating true business value. To help us achieve this goal, we are looking for Project Managers to join our team.
Overall Responsibility for Project Delivery.
Scope Management & Change Control.
Issue and Risk Management.
Contract Management (amendments/administration/subcontractor/invoices).
Status Documentation/Escalation Management.
Executive Relationship Management.
Project and Customer Communications Management (up/down/peers).
Pre-sales Activities (develop and review SOWs and cost estimates).
Process Improvement Initiatives and Mentoring
5+ years of professional experience in an enterprise consulting services environment.
3+ years of Project Management experience in a technical environment.
Excellent project management, communication, organization, negotiation and problem-solving skills.
Deep project management experience in a consulting organization and broad business and technology acumen.
Demonstrated ability to engage in senior level business and technology decision maker discussions related to agility, business value, and end to end technology projects.
Ability to travel 50 - 70%.
Fluent English verbal and written communications skills.
Minimum of a four-year degree (MIS or Technical degree preferred)
Experience using Agile methodology and an understanding of Business Intelligence, Databases, DataMart and Data Warehouses is desirable
PMI PMP Certified Project Manager
PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) Certified or Agile/Scrum Master Certification from industry recognized organization
Location/Travel: You may be based anywhere in the continental United States, with a preference for the East Coast. You may need to travel as much as 50 - 70%, as the needs of the business demand.
Microsoft Services engages directly with customers around the world to deliver business value from the latest Microsoft technology. We bring together the best Microsoft innovation to empower companies on their digital journeys - from envisioning new possibilities to delivering and supporting the resulting solutions. Simply put, through professional services and support, we help customers and partners get the most out of their investment in our technology.
For more information, visit www.microsoft.com/Services.
Join us and be one who empowers billions! Thats incredible reach. When you combine that with your own inspiration, plus the freedom and support to make your ideas happen, you can make a huge impact on how people work and live all over the world.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.
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